Noah Willingham is a Chinese major, with a minor in both International Studies and Business at Portland State University. In addition to being a PSU Education Abroad Peer Advisor, Noah is also an intern for the PSU Institute for Asian Studies.
Noah's hometown is Park City Utah, which explains his penchant for skiing, hiking, biking and just about anything involving the great outdoors. He also enjoys tea tasting, reading and traveling.
Last year he spent the year studying abroad at East China Normal University, in Shanghai China. Noah spent his weekends and holidays backpacking throughout China and Southeast Asia. He believes that one of the best ways to truly experience a culture is through service-learning, and is a huge proponent of volunteering abroad. Upon graduation, Noah plans on returning to China and pursuing a career using his Chinese language skills and passion for travel and the environment.